• Prime cuts

    Prime cuts

    Anne Hardie For Georgie Moleta’s 21st birthday, her parents gave her a great wooden butcher’s block. It’s a creative piece of artwork made from aged posts and the different timbers f...

  • Learning with the lease

    Learning with the lease

    Leasing the farm next door to where Willy Jenkins works has served him and wife Claire well. Glenys Christian reports. The opportunity to lease a neighbouring sheep and beef farm for the past six year...

  • Drawn to the lifestyle

    Drawn to the lifestyle

    As a youngster Sam Olney just wanted spend time on a neighbour’s dairy farm. Now he’s onfarm business manager and looking to have his own farm. Jackie Harrigan reports. Sam Olney cried when he rode hi...

  • Batty about the beauty

    Batty about the beauty

    Karen Trebilcock In the United Kingdom it’s usually routine fertility visits and monthly health reports that fill Hannah Batty’s day but in Southland it’s been calvings and metabolic problems. The Yor...